ALTON — The suspect in the Dec. 5 armed robbery at Casey’s General Store, 2530 E. Broadway, was charged Tuesday by the Madison County State’s Attorney’s Office.
After Alton officers responded to Casey’s and canvassed the area, they were able to develop information leading them to the location of the suspected getaway vehicle and subsequently identified Justin D. Joyce, 33, of Alton, as the robbery suspect.
Joyce was charged with armed robbery and his bail was set at $750,000.
Joyce is actively wanted by Alton police and should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about Joyce’s whereabouts should immediately contact the Alton Police Department at (618) 463-3505 or dial 911.
These charges, as well as the statements made herein, are based upon probable cause. The defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.
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